Dunfermline Carnegie Library

Address: Carnegie Library , 1 Abbot Street, Dunfermline, KY12 7NL
E-mail: dunfermline.library@onfife.com
Telephone: 01383 602365


c64_Learning-Centre-DU-WEB2.jpg c64_Leisure,-Information-&-Lear.jpg c64_web-ezfifelogo1.jpg

Dunfermline Carnegie Library closed at the end of March 2014, but will re-open in 2016 as an integral part of a brand-new Dunfermline Museum and Art Gallery.

Four alternative locations (all with disabled access) have been opened and our staff will be delighted to help with book lending, requests, computer access, etc.

  

The Maygate Library (at 13/15 Maygate, Dunfermline, KY12 7NE) is open

Monday              9.30-5.30

Tuesday            9.30-5.30  
Wednesday     11.00-5.00  
Thursday           9.30-7.00  
Friday                9.30-5.00
Saturday            9.30-5.00

 Telephone 03451 555 555 extension 492770

 

City Chambers,Kirkgate is open

6 public access PCs with free internet

Monday to Friday 9.30-5.00

 Telephone 03451 555 555 extension 492791

 

Music Institute beside the Carnegie Hall, East Port is open

7 public access PCs with free internet

Monday             9.30-7.00
Tuesday           9.30-5.00
Wednesday     9.30-5.00
Thursday          9.30-7.00
Friday                9.30-5.00
Saturday           9.30-5.00

 Telephone 03451 555 555 extension 492784

 

St Margaret’s House, 9 St Margaret Street, Dunfermline, KY12 7PEwill be open from Monday 26th May

Monday              9.30-5
Tuesday            9.30-5
Wednesday       9.30-5
Thursday           9.30-7
Friday                 9.30-5
Saturday            9.30-5

 

  • A selection of Local Lending books                                                                                  
  • Open Access Books for Local and Family History                                                                      
  • 2 Microfilm readers – bookable                                                                                    
  • 1 Microfiche reader - bookable                                                                                 
  •  IGI and OPR indexes on microfiche                                                                                         
  • OPR, Census and local newspapers on microfilm                                                    
  • Catalogue with details of local and family history material plus index to Fife Historical newspapers                                                                                                           
  • Selection of maps                                                                                                       
  • Copy of Photograph archive                                                                                        
  • 20th Century Project folders                                                                          
  • Photocopying and printing from microfilm and microfiche.

Resources

  • Books for all ages including Large Print and Talking Books
  • Free requests
  • Public Access PCs with free internet
  • Children's Area
  • Bookbug sessions (weekly)for babies and toddlers
  • Learning Materials
  • Library Catalogue (Public access)
  • Newspapers – a small selection and online
  • Photocopying
  • Community information and quick reference material
  • Local and Family History resources
  • Free IT Taster sessions
  • Reading Groups
  • Induction Loop
  • Public toilets (with disabled access) at City Chambers and Music Institute

There is pay-parking close by, and all 4 temporary locations are a short walk from the town centre and bus/train stations.

To find your nearest alternative local library, please visit: www.fifedirect.org.uk/yourtown

Disabled Access:

Yes

Opening Hours

See above

Resources

For more information contact

Doreen Howie, Library Supervisor 
Tel: 01383 602365 Fax: 01383 602307 Contact Doreen Howie online
By Post: Carnegie Library 1 Abbot Street Dunfermline Fife KY12 7NL

Margaret Duffy, Library Supervisor 
Tel: 01383 602365 Fax: 01383 602307 Contact Margaret Duffy online
By Post: Carnegie Library 1 Abbot Street Dunfermline Fife KY12 7NL
Go Top

We have placed cookies on your computer to improve your experience here. If you do not want us to use cookies you can change your settings at any time.